Cattle prices in Australia have ended their three-year golden run, says Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA).
The Australian cattle herd is expected to increase in 2017 – its first increase in three years.
Irish women have played a key role in the success of an Irish agritech company now 70 years in the business.
Rabobank’s Farm 2 Fork (F2F) summit in Sydney was all about food – but briefly became about fashion as Dutch Queen Maxima took to the stage with husband King Willem-Alexander to congratulate winners in the Food Bytes! competition.
European farming leaders are truly concerned about Britain’s planned exit from the European Union, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons, just home from his annual visit to Europe.
Origin Green, a scheme that verifies the sustainability of Ireland’s food and drink production, now has 100% of the country’s dairy farmers and 90% of beef farmers signed up to its extensive auditing.
Irish sheep and beef farmers are blaming Britain’s planned exit from the European Union (Brexit) for lower-than-normal prices for their stock.
Brexit has thrown up huge uncertainty for farmers within and outside the European Union (EU), says the president of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA), Joe Healy.
Leg conformation issues in US beef cattle are concerning Dr Temple Grandin.
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) is urging UK governments to protect the status of EU veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses who are currently living and working in the UK.
At least 2000 farmers marched in London last month to pressure the Government to do more to address Britain's agricultural crisis.
Leaving the European Union would put the UK's access to vital farm subsidies and free market trade at risk, prominent British farm leaders are warning.
New Zealand First says Italy and Hungary are breaking European ranks over Russian sanctions.
Opposition to the Australian Federal Government's proposed 'backpacker tax' is garnering support.
Exploring how agricultural biotechnologies can benefit small-holder farmers particularly in developing countries will be the subject of an international symposium next month.
Zespri's SunGold or G3, has been named as fruit and vegetable product of the year by Lebensmittel Praxis, one of Germany's most important grocery trade publications.
Australian farmers are hailing bipartisan support for a free trade deal signed with China.
Federated Farmers says palm kernel expeller (PKE) is not to be blamed for Indonesian forest fires.
The Australian cattle industry is bracing for a near record annual cattle slaughter by year's end.
Deer Industry New Zealand says the northern summer trial promotion of Cervena venison in the Netherlands went down well with chefs and their customers.
As Australian politicians haggle over endorsing a free trade agreement with China, farmers are warning that failure to ratify the deal will cost them up to A$18 billion over 10 years.
Research shows 89% of supermarket consumers in international markets consider the country of origin when deciding which beef to purchase.
When French farmers are unhappy they take to the streets. Last week, 1000 tractors rolled into Paris as French farmers tried to clog up the capital’s roads in protest at plummeting food prices.
Australian farmers are piling pressure on the Opposition Labour Party to support the proposed free trade with China.